Fishing the Deveron

The Deveron is a hidden gem of a river flowing north east off the Grampian Mountains into the sea at Banff. It's medium size makes it easily covered and perfect for beginners and improvers yet varied and challenging for the experts too. Even though the Deveron can be prolific in its own right, it is over shadowed by its famous neighbouring rivers Spey and Dee which of course means, being less well known, it is very good value! The Deveron's salmon season is Feb 11th to October 31st with no Sunday fishing. (trout fishing is allowed on Sundays). Sea Trout fishing can be very good too. Henderson's Country Sports is the local centre for fishing supplies and river knowledge and manages the day permit sales. These can be purchased here or from their website Fishing the Deveron.   [...]

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Turriff Angling Association – River Deveron

Turriff Angling Association has 3/4 mile of fishing just outside Turriff. It caters for visiting anglers with both daily and weekly tickets. It boasts eight pools which will fish in all heights of water. Although mainly fly fishing, spinning and worming are allowed in periods of high water. Salmon up to 30lb have been caught and can be caught from the opening day. Sea-trout arrive in June and average 2 to 3 lb but the Deveron does yield a number around 7 lb each season. Despite its length (although the bottom half is double bank) it can be a prolific beat in higher water. In the year 2002 it came in the top five beats on the number of fish caught. Daily tickets are available from £30 per day. To buy a permit, click on any available [...]

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Forglen Estate on the River Deveron

Forglen is one of the most famous beats on the Deveron and is located just downstream of the town of Turriff. The beat has 16 pools and is double bank although mainly fished from the left bank. To buy a permit, click on any available day in the calendar below: Lower Morison Beat, Forglen Estate Map of Forglen Estate Fishings Deveron    

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